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General information - Location

CountryScotland
Part ofUnited Kingdom
Location in country North
Location in EuropeWest Europe
Coordinates (WGS84)Long: -2.4325,Lat: 59.3639 marker
Elevation1 meter above sea level
Local time1:14:03am
At islandNorth Ronaldsay
Name province/regionScotland
Name SubregionOrkney Islands
Name North Isles

Nearest 5 places
Placename Distance Direction
1 Lettan7.8 km South
2 Northwall7.9 km SouthSouthWest
3 Sellibister10.1 km SouthSouthWest
4 Newark11.4 km SouthSouthWest
5 Scar11.8 km WestSouthWest

Nearest 3 capitals
Capitalname Country Distance Direction
1 Tórshavn   Faroe-islands377 km NorthNorthWest
2 GlasgowScotland412 km SouthSouthWest
3 Belfast   Northern-ireland574 km SouthSouthWest

Characteristics - Physical Geography

Hollandstoun lies at the North Sea (direction West). The nearest bigger lake is Loch of Swannay (2.1 km2 at a distance of 50.6 km in WestSouthWestern direction).The place is located at an island named North Ronaldsay. The distance to the mainland is 86.1 km.

The most nearby international border is the English-Scotish border with a straight distance of 396.7 km in Southern direction. The estimated travel distance is around 555 km.
Elevation around place: very low location (near sea level): 72%, low location: 28%, The hills are mainly southeastern orientated. The most common land use in the area is agriculture.
Nearby scheduled flights are operated from (national) airport Edinburgh Airport (at a distance of 385 km and direction SouthSouthWest).The closest smaller (subnational) airport is Eday Airport (at a distance of 27 km in SouthWestern direction).

Landscape - Landuse (within 5km)

 Agriculture   7.1 km2 
 95.1% 
 Rock-Sand   0.4 km2 
 4.9% 

Climate - Temperature and Precipitation


Location of Hollandstoun in country Scotland


Hollandstoun at Physical map (height map)


Tourist information - Travel Guide

Nearest 3 UNESCO-sites
Name Country Distance Direction
1 Heart of Neolithic OrkneyUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland60 km WestSouthWest
2 The Forth BridgeUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland380 km SouthSouthWest
3 Old and New Towns of EdinburghUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland384 km SouthSouthWest


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Relief: Altitude classes in percent (within 5km)


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Current weather at Pierowall

Type of weather in Pierowallovercast clouds weericoon
Current temperature: 12 degrees Celcius
Rain last 3 hours : No precipitation
Wind: 5.59 mtr/sec (windforce - bft 4)
Wind direction: West
Air pressure: 1006 mb
Humidity: 97 %
Daylength at 16 July 2024:17 hour and 48 minutes
Sunrise :05:21 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset :23:09 Europe/Amsterdam

Weather coming 24 hours

Pierowall - GB (longitude: -2.4325, latitude: 59.3639)
Distance weather station to place (direction O): 0 Kilometers

5:00
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1006 mbar
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23:00
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